Respiratory Therapist /RRT-PRN

Shift: Variable
Schedule: PRN Relief

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus is proud to be a part of a long legacy of high-quality, compassionate care. St. Francis Hospital began serving its community in 1909 when it was founded by the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth. Today, St. Francis Campus is jointly owned by The University of Kansas Health System and Ardent Health Services. It is comprised of an acute care hospital with 378 licensed inpatient beds, 14 primary and specialty care clinic locations, and more than 1,500 dedicated staff continuing a legacy of compassionate care and service to patients. We have the regions most advanced MRI technology and were first to use surgical robotics, and our employees are our greatest asset. The mantra Together Strong developed during our transitional period and continues with renewed energy.  Our culture consist of emotional intelligence, professional respect and high engagement; this has resulted in low turnover and climbing patient satisfaction scores.



The RRT manages ventilation related issues for all levels of acuity in clients of all ages using pharmacologic therapy, medical gas therapy and mechanical assistance to ventilation as ordered by the overseeing physician.  The RRT delivers respiratory care as defined in the scope of practice by the Kansas State Board of Healing Arts and the policies and procedures of SFHC.  The RRT reports to the shift supervisor or designee.

 

  • Associates Degree in Respiratory Therapy
  • RRT by the NBRC and licensure by the State Board of Healing Arts.
  • BLS Certification
  • One year Clinical Experience

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